Liesa M. Persaud, PT, DPT, PCS, CKTP is a licensed physical therapist with 21 years’ experience in the field of adult and pediatric therapy. Lucky for us, she has also been an instructor for Progressive GaitWays (and TheraTogs, Inc.) for the last four years, teaching her Pediatric Toe Walking content and TheraTogs certification courses all over the world.
Ms. Persaud is a Credentialed Clinical Instructor and teaches human anatomy, anatomy and physiology, nutrition, organizational communication and organizational behavior at Tulsa Community College. She is also a Certified TheraTogs Trainer, and a Certified TheraTogs Fitter – Level II.
Her wide range of clinical experience, leadership, and proficient teaching skills make her an exciting and compelling instructor. Ms. Persaud is also a Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Pediatric Physical Therapy, a Certified Kinesiotape Practitioner, and has completed advanced training in myofascial release techniques through John F. Barnes, PT seminars.
In addition to being a practicing clinician, Persaud is owner of Know to Change, PLLC in Skiatook, Oklahoma. She received her AD from Tulsa Junior College and her BS degree in Organizational Leadership from Southern Nazarene University in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Ms. Persaud earned her Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Findlay in Findlay, Ohio and her Clinical Doctorate from Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions in Provo, Utah.